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Definition of


  • 1. Stockholding & Investments


    security for which collateral is not land-based asset-backed security: a security for which the collateral is neither land nor a land-based financial instrument.

  • 2. Statistics


    Australian government agency collecting data on population Australian Bureau of Statistics: an Australian federal government body responsible for compiling national statistics and conducting regular censuses. It was established in 1906.

Definitions of ’ABS’ and meaning of ’ABS’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’ABS’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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